How to Reach
Dharamshala has a healthy transportation infrastructure which makes traveling a hassle free experience. Pathankot, located at a distance of 80 km in Punjab is the focal point for reaching the hill station.
Reaching Dalhousie by air is the most convenient mode of transportation. The nearest airport is Gagal located at a distance of 12 kms. It is linked with Delhi in a smooth manner. The Pathankot airport is 80 kms from the hill station having regular flight service and good connectivity with other places in North India.
By Bus:One can get regular bus service in Dharamshala connecting it to various town and cities. There are several luxury services which connect Delhi to Dharamshala (500 km distance).
Distance chart by road:
- Chandigarh 250 km
- Amritsar 190 km
- Shimla 235 km
Pathankot being the nearest rail head, reaching the hill station by train is quite easy. Pathankot is linked with different cities namely Pune, Delhi and Mumbai by rail.
- Dharamsala to Dalhousie 125 KM
- Dharamsala to Delhi 485 KM
- Dharamsala to Pathankot 90 KM
- Dharamsala to Shimla 225 KM
- Dharamsala to Manali 350 KM